Category Archives: WordHighJuly

Reflecting on a Month of Beautiful Filipino Words

This month was quite an adventure! For thirty days, we were blessed with beautiful words from the Filipino language. We were challenged to share what these words meant to us through our writing, poetry, photography, art…however we chose to express … Continue reading

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Word-High July: Tadhana

Please visit here to learn more about this 30-day challenge. “In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth. And the earth was without form, and void; and darkness was upon the face of the deep. And the Spirit … Continue reading

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Word-High July: Gigil

Please visit here to learn more about this 30-day challenge.   This word is a happy word. It looks so much like “giggle” that it made me giggle when I first saw it. Each year on March 17, St. Patrick’s … Continue reading

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Word-High July: Halakhak

Please visit here to learn more about this 30-day challenge. Years ago, when I was pregnant with our first child, I worked at David’s daddy’s store. It was the Western Auto in Iva, South Carolina. Generally, I am painfully shy … Continue reading

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Word-High July: Yugto

Please visit here to learn more about this 30-day challenge.   Country Roads As I travel down this lonely country road, I am crying. The trees embrace me like a long lost relative. You are so tall and stately, strong and … Continue reading

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